Virginia Roth, Jeffrey Turnbull, James Worthington & Pauline Tam

Virginia Roth is The Ottawa Hospital’s Director of Medical Affairs and Patient Advocacy. Jeffrey Turnbull is the hospital’s Chief of Staff. James Worthington is the hospital’s Executive Vice-President of Medical Affairs, Quality and Patient Safety. Pauline Tam is the hospital’s former Director of Communications.

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Physicians and hospitals can work together for a patients-first system

When patients enter a typical hospital, they sense that their needs don’t come first. Nobody seems to listen to them. Nobody seems to care how long they have to wait, or what will happen to them once they are transferred to another service. At times, members of the care team seem to work at cross-purposes.…